For those of you looking for a sexy outfit that doesn’t require you to show too much skin for your next cocktail party, I have something for you today. Instead of talking about all those chic and sexy deep V-neck cocktail dresses, I’m going to talk about the red one-shoulder dress in particular. It’s something that’s perfect for those of you who have nice shoulders and collarbones while thinking that wearing an off the shoulder dress is a little too much for you. What you are about to see are some really pretty red one shoulder outfit ideas. Let’s look at them now.
Red One Shoulder Mermaid Dress
To start off this list of gorgeous outfit ideas, I’ll show you an outfit that’s formal and classy enough to be worn as a prom dress. To achieve this amazing yet simple look, you can simply wear a red one shoulder mermaid dress with silver open toe heels.
Red Sheather One Shoulder Knee Length Dress
A floor-length dress is usually more formal and better suited to proms. If you want to tone it down a bit, consider wearing a shorter dress like this One Shoulder Knee Length Red Leather Dress. For the shoes, you can wear light pink heels with open toe straps to make your outfit look elegant.
Red mini dress with knotted straps and one shoulder
Sometimes a simple little detail in your dress can add value to your entire outfit. For example, here is a red one-shoulder mini dress with a knotted strap detail. It instantly makes you look more adorable. Pair the dress with silver sequin open toe to complete the outfit with a classy touch.
Red silk fitted midi skirt with silver heels
A great looking cocktail party outfit is usually very minimal and consists of just a nice dress and heels. To give the look some depth, the choice of fabric is particularly important. For example, to look more chic, you can wear a red silk one shoulder bodycon midi skirt and a pair of silver open toe heels with ankle straps for an absolutely gorgeous look.
Red Puff Shoulder Ruffle Boydcon Dress
This red dress is designed so creatively. It is amazing to see that a puff shoulder design can be incorporated into a ruffled one shoulder bodycon dress. To style this gorgeous dress, you can simply wear a pair of silver open toe heels to add an extra elegant touch to the outfit.
Red bodycon midi dress with a single silver strap
While at first glance it might seem like you can’t have that much detail on a red one shoulder dress, there are actually ways to make the dress stand out. For example, here is a red one shoulder midi dress with silver sequin strap to make the dress look more shiny and classy. Pair it with silver heels to complete the outfit.
Red maxi shoulder dress with pink pointed toe heels
You can also have a red one shoulder dress that also has a low back design to look extra sexy just like this red maxi one shoulder dress. What is very typical is that you want to wear silver heels to complete the outfit. To look even more ladylike, wear rose gold or rose gold pointed toe heels to take this outfit to another level.
Red Ruffles Maxi Mermaid One Shoulder Dress
Here is another maxi dress that you can wear to either cocktail parties or proms. To achieve this attractive and classy look, you can wear this floor length one shoulder mermaid dress with red ruffles. Pair it with silver open toe heels and long and elegant earrings to stand out from the crowd.
Red one shoulder skater mini dress
If you want to look both sexy and youthful, you should choose a dress that is much shorter. For example, you might want to try this red one shoulder mini skater dress. Wear a pair of silver strappy open toe sandals to add an elegant touch to this beautiful and youthful outfit.
Red maxi high split wrap dress with one shoulder
However, you don’t always have to wear a mini dress to show off your beautiful legs. Wearing a high split dress is another great option. For example, you can wear this red one shoulder maxi dress to make your legs look extra long. Pair them with light pink heels to look extra ladylike.
Red strapless lace dress with black heels
If you want to look a little more mature, remember that maturity has nothing to do with age. Perhaps you want to add a lace element to your outfit. For example, you can wear this red lace bodycon mini dress on one shoulder. Pair it with black open heels for an elegant touch to complete the outfit.
Red One Shoulder Flared Maxi Dress
This is probably the most minimal outfit on this list. You can’t even see the shoes clearly. To pull off this simple yet beautiful look, you can wear a red one shoulder floor length dress. Wear it with black ballet flats for a clean and elegant look.
Red maxi dress with black strappy sandals
This outfit perfectly shows how shoe choice can seriously affect the overall look. To achieve this look, you can wear a red maxi dress with a black and silver clutch. Wear black strappy sandals with your shoes to add character and elegance to the outfit.
Red dress with one shoulder and high split
To look extra classy, you might want to wear such a costume to a prom. In detail, it is a Red One Shoulder Bodycon High Split Dress. Pair it with a pair of black open toe heels that come with a silver ankle strap design.
Red One Shoulder Spaghetti Strap Wrap Mini Dress
To look beautiful and elegant at the same time, you might want to wear this dress to a cocktail party. The dress here is a red one shoulder wrap dress. Just pair it with black ballet flats to look simple and adorable.
I hope you find the above red one shoulder outfit ideas useful especially if you have a prom or cocktail party that you are about to go to. Try these outfit ideas. They have a much lower barrier to entry than all the deep V dresses you often see at proms.